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Reports: Jets expected to hire Adam Gase as next coach

Reports: Jets expected to hire Adam Gase as next coach

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Jan. 9 (UPI) -- Former Miami Dolphins coach Adam Gase is staying in the AFC East for his next coaching gig. Sources told NFL Network and ESPN that the New York Jets are hiring the 40-year-old. Gase owned a 23-25 record in three seasons with the Dolphins. The Dolphins fired Gase on New Year's Eve. Gase led the Dolphins into the playoffs with a 10-6 record in his first season. Miami went 6-10 in 2017 and 7-9 in 2018. The Jets fired coach Todd Bowles on December 30. Bowles posted a 24-40 mark in four seasons with the Jets. Gase entered the NFL coaching ranks as a scouting assistant with the Detroit Lions in 2003. He later served as an offensive assistant and quarterbacks coach with the NFC North franchise before joining the San Francisco 49ers in 2008 as an offensive assistant. Gase worked w...
Figure skater Adam Rippon wants to 'reinvent,' pursue acting

Figure skater Adam Rippon wants to 'reinvent,' pursue acting

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Dec. 17 (UPI) -- A long friendship with the frozen floor has melted into something else for Adam Rippon. The 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics sensation has decided to step away from competition and step into the unknown of an acting career. He says it's a scary road but also exciting. "My relationship with the ice is totally different now," Rippon told UPI. "It used to be my job. It would be everything that my whole world was around. Now when I get on the ice it's a chance for me to kinda zone out and enjoy. It's my personal time now. It kinda brings me back to those moments when I first started skating and why I fell in love with skating in the first place." Rippon's agent might be one of the busiest in the business. Booking the bronze medalist for Dancing with the Stars, scores of inter...